Seville orange

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Seville orange highly acidic orange used especially in marmalade
    • n Seville orange any of various common orange trees yielding sour or bitter fruit; used as grafting stock
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Usage

In literature:

Go, suck the sunshine from Seville oranges under the elms of Posilippo.
"Gala-days" by Gail Hamilton
I wish you had some of our Seville oranges, and we some of your wine.
"The Journal to Stella" by Jonathan Swift
If you can't get Seville oranges how are you going to get Seville orange marmalade?
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 153, Aug. 22, 1917" by Various
They are Seville oranges, lemons, tamarinds, nitre, and cream of tartar.
"Enquire Within Upon Everything" by Anonymous
The flowers of the Seville orange are highly odoriferous, and justly esteemed one of the finest perfumes.
"A Catechism of Familiar Things; Their History, and the Events Which Led to Their Discovery" by Benziger Brothers
The peel of the bitter Seville orange is an excellent tonic and remedy in cases of malaria and ague.
"Food Remedies" by Florence Daniel
Did he regret his beautiful Seville with the blue sky, and the orange-trees bowed down with their golden fruit?
"The Land of The Blessed Virgin; Sketches and Impressions in Andalusia" by William Somerset Maugham
In the same way you may get the essence of Seville orange-peel.
"The Cook's Oracle; and Housekeeper's Manual" by William Kitchiner
The juice of half a Seville orange or lemon may be added.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
Lemons or Seville oranges, to preserve 282 Lemon caudle ib.
"The Lady's Own Cookery Book, and New Dinner-Table Directory;" by Charlotte Campbell Bury
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In poetry:

The softer Andalusian skies
Dispelled the sadness and the gloom;
There Cadiz by the seaside lies,
And Seville's orange-orchards rise,
Making the land a paradise
Of beauty and of bloom.
"Castles In Spain. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Fifth)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

In news:

West Volusia's community newspaper of DeLand, Orange City , Deltona, Enterprise, DeBary, Lake Helen, DeLeon Springs, Glenwood, Pierson, Cassadaga, Seville and Barberville in Florida.
West Volusia's community newspaper of DeLand, Orange City, Deltona, Enterprise, DeBary, Lake Helen, DeLeon Springs, Glenwood, Pierson, Cassadaga, Seville and Barberville in Florida .
Grapefruits , Seville oranges, limes and pomelos contain chemicals that may affect an increasing number of medications.
West Volusia's community newspaper of DeLand, Orange City, Deltona, Enterprise, DeBary, Lake Helen , DeLeon Springs, Glenwood, Pierson, Cassadaga, Seville and Barberville in Florida.
The bar at Dante is serving a liqueur crafted in-house from rum, sugar, and rare Seville oranges, a bitter, aromatic variety.
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